top of page
  • Writer's picturePPNA

Public Hearing Notice: 1821 E. Lake St

From the City of Minneapolis:

Notice of Public Hearing All public hearings shall be conducted by telephonic or other electronic means to limit the potential spread of COVID-19, pursuant to Minn. Stat. 13D.021. The public may watch the live broadcast on Comcast (Channels 14 or 799) or CenturyLink (Channels 8001 or 8501) or live stream on City Council TV at

DBA: Taqueria El Primo 1 Purpose: To gather public opinion and solicit comments regarding the application from Taqueria El Primo 1 for an On Sale Wine with Strong Beer, Limited Entertainment license. If approved, they intend to have a full sit-down restaurant serving wine and beer with its authentic Mexican menu. There will be seating for 56 patrons and they plan to have a DJ and/or live musicians with karaoke on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights while serving meals to patrons. There will be no dancing. Date: November 30, 2021 Time: 1:30 p.m. or shortly thereafter Applicant's Name (Legal Entity): Taqueria El Primo 1, LLC Complete Address: 1821 E. Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55407 Telephone Number: 612-345-7280 Current License(s): Restaurant; Mobile Food Truck Requested License(s): On Sale Wine with Strong Beer, Limited Entertainment license Zoning District: BFC6/C2/PO Neighborhood and Ward: Powderhorn Park, Ward 9 Hours of Operation: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m. daily Nature of Entertainment: Limited Entertainment: Entertainment limited to literary readings, storytelling, live solo comedians, karaoke, amplified or nonamplified music by a disc jockey or any number of musicians, and group singing by patrons of the establishment, with no patron dancing. The applicant intends to provide DJ, bands and karaoke on Friday, Saturday, and Sundays, but no dancing.

This application is subject to final approval of all ordinance requirements which may include zoning, health, criminal background, and financial reviews. You are invited to express your opinions and/or submit such in writing by contacting Inspector Lisa Chmelar at 612- 673-3911 or If you would like to participate in the public hearing by telephone, instructions are on the City Clerk’s website:



bottom of page